Pete Biro wrote:FLYING FLYIN FLYING... BUT with the budjet (cost no object!!) they should have brought Johnny Gauhan in to make the gaffs invisible.
The most creative live special effects ever... I taped it so we could see it again.
The next country will have to change to small and tasteful.
I just said the same thing, about JG... but I am wondering if the wires were visible from the audience point of view.
I rate the TV director very poor....really pityful job in directing, choosing and switching cameras. In the flying sequences there is no need to get so close so that we can see the big cables. In other sequences where the global picture is what counts he partially ruined the effect with continuous camera switches and closeups.